An auction this morning saw 258 acres in north-central Illinois sell for $8,682 an acre. The farm was offered in three tracts with two of the tracts located west of Rutland in Marshall County and a third tract located directly south of Rutland in LaSalle County. Tracts 1 and 2 carried a soil PI of 131 with maximum PI equal to 147. Tract 3 had a soil PI of 132.
The three tracts sold separately for an average of $8,682 an acre.
Handling the auction was Murray Wise Associates, LLC, Champaign, Ill., 217-398-6400.